Zan McKenna

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Full time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Farm manager of a diversified, pasture based livestock (beef, poultry, pigs) and goat dairy (60 head milking).

interested in continuing to raise animals in grass based systems, intensively managing grazing and biodiversity. 

Description of marketing method:

Direct to consumer sales. Farm store.

Does this farmer have a business plan?

No

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Eastern, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Washington, Southeast, Columbia, Greene

Desired acreage:

11-20, 21-50, 51-100

Infrastructure required:

Water access, Electrical Access

Crops and Livestock

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Beef, Cattle - Dairy, Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry, Other livestock

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Sale

Additional Information

Experience & education:

Farm owner, Farm management, Farm employee, Farm internship/apprenticeship